General Nutrition Counseling
Many serious health conditions can be prevented or managed through lifestyle adjustments and changes to the foods you eat. Outpatient consultation and education is provided for the following:
- Basic nutrition
- Celiac disease
- COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder)
- Weight control
- Food allergies
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
- Heart disease
- Kidney disease
- Failure to thrive
- Nutrition and cancer
- Lactose intolerance
- Gastrointestinal disorders
Through the outpatient nutrition program at Upper Chesapeake Health, our registered dietitians provide nutrition counseling that assist in managing, preventing and treating these conditions and their associated complications. Individual counseling sessions are available by appointment by calling ScheduleFirst at 443-843-7000 and a physician referral is required.
Diabetes and Nutrition
Nutrition counseling and nutrition education programs specific to diabetes management are also available at our Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology. Working with you and your doctor, our team will help you create a customized nutrition care plan just for you. To schedule an appointment for diabetes nutrition counseling call 443-643-3200 or visit the Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology to learn more.
Individual counseling sessions are available by appointment by calling ScheduleFirst at 443-843-7000 and a physician referral is required.